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The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago
  • Hotel & Guest rooms are 100% non-smoking Complimentary internet access in guestrooms and public space Complimentary 24-hour fitness center The Gwen main entrance is located at 521 North Rush Street between Grand Avenue and Illinois Street and can also be accessed through The Shops at North Bridge on Michigan Avenue Walking distance to Loop, Millennium Park, Lake Michigan and Navy Pier Located within the renowned Magnificent Mile, the Gwen is steps to over 460 retailers, restaurants, and nightlife venues. The hotel is within walking distance to many Chicago attractions including Lake Michigan, Oak Street, Millennium Park, Navy Pier, The Art Institute of Chicago, museum campus and the theatre district. The room collection includes 311 guest rooms are enriched with a warm color palette, plush fabrics and deep textured finishes. All guest rooms feature an abundance of tech-savvy components like a 42-inch flat screen television, surround-sound system, iPod alarm/docking/charging station and complimentary internet access. Enhancing the guest experience, the Gwen provides complimentary internet access in guestrooms, complimentary morning coffee and tea service in the lobby, complimentary pillow menu, concierge service, in-room spa services, 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour in-room dining, direct enclosed access to The Shops at North Bridge and dining at The Terrace Rooftop | Bar | Restaurant.
    Certifications / Ratings
    • AAA Rated:
    • IGLTA Member:
    • Michelin Rated:
    • Mobil Rated:
    • TAG Approved:
    Facility Amenities
    • Box Lunches Available:
    • Group Breakfast Available:
    • Group Menu:
    • Private Dining Available:
    General Facility Details
    • AAA Discount:
    • AARP Discount:
    • ADA Compliant:
    • Airport(s) Served: ORD & MDW
    • ATM Machine On-site:
    • Bar/Lounge:
    • Concierge Service:
    • Family-friendly:
    • Food On-site: Restaurant
    • Military Discount:
    • Multi-lingual Staff: Arabic, Chinese, French, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Other
    • Number of Retail Stores: 1
    • Public Space Wi-Fi Available:
    • Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or Fee: Complimentary
    • Reservations Accepted:
    • Restaurant(s) On-site:
    • Number of Restaurants On-site: 2
    • Valet Parking Available:
    Location Information
    • Miles from McCormick Place: 3
    • Miles from Midway Airport: 12
    • Miles from Navy Pier: 1
    • Miles from O'Hare Airport: 18
    Meal(s) Served
    • Breakfast:
    • Dinner:
    • Lunch:
    Payment Method(s) Accepted
    • American Express:
    • Discover:
    • MasterCard:
    • Visa:
    Group Amenities
    • Group Discounts Available:
    • Group Policy:
    • Maximum Group Number: 300
    • Maximum Room Block: 250
    • Minimum Group Number: 10
    • Motorcoach Parking: Off-site
    • Team Building Activities Offered:
    • Team Building Programs:
    General Amenities/Information
    • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 311
    • Number of Sleeping Rooms: 278
    • Number of Suites: 33
    • Number of Smoking Rooms: 311
    • Number of Kings: 201
    • Number of Double/Doubles: 56
    • Number of ADA-Compliant Rooms: 20
    • Bell Services:
    • Business Center:
    • Complimentary Newspaper:
    • Complimentary Room Policy: Varies
    • Connecting Rooms Available:
    • Exercise Facility: On-site
    • Express Check-In/Check-Out:
    • In-room Coffee Maker:
    • In-Room DVD Player:
    • In-Room Hair Dryer:
    • In-Room iPod Docking Station:
    • In-Room Iron/Ironing Board:
    • In-room Mini Bar:
    • In-room Safe:
    • In-Room Wi-Fi Availability: Complimentary
    • Laundry:
    • Luggage Service Fee: $8/per room RT
    • Pet-friendly:
    • Room Service:
    • 24-hour Room Service:
    • Spa: Nearby
  • Facility Meeting Space Details
    • Complete Buy-out Available:
    • Exclusive Audio/Visual Provider(s):
    • Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated): 200
    • Max Capacity, Classroom Style: 180
    • Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing): 255
    • Max Capacity, Theater Style: 320
    • Max Venue Capacity: 904
    • Number of Meeting Rooms: 15
    • On-site Audio/Visual Equipment:
    • On-Site Catering:
    • Outside Reception Space Available:
    • Private Meeting Space Available:
    • Total Square Footage of Meeting Space: 15000
    • Video Conferencing Available:
    Largest Meeting Room Details
    • Largest Room, Ceiling Height: 9.5
    • Largest Room, Max Capacity: 3338
    • Largest Room, Square Footage: 3388
    Facility Info
    • Largest Room: 3
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 15
    • Reception Capacity: 255
    • Theatre Capacity: 320
    • Banquet Capacity: 200
    • Number of Rooms: 15
    • Suites: 33
    • Classroom Capacity: 180
    • Sleeping Rooms: 311
    Meeting Rooms
    Largest Banquet Capacity
    Magnolia Ballroom
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3388
    Aspen
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 576
    Juniper
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 592
    Willow
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1441
    Boardroom
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 480
    Maple
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 754
    Oak
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 560
    Elm
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 636
    Sycamore
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1296
    Spruce
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 666
    Birch
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 704
    Salon A & B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2288
    Salon B & C
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2244